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ACT NO. 7
(S.34)

Disease Reporting

This act provides a list of the persons required to report contagious diseases to the Commissioner of Health. That list includes physicians, health care providers, administrators, or the administrator’s designee, of a hospital, health care facility, health maintenance organization or managed care organization. The act also requires that persons required to report diseases have a procedure in place that ensures the confidentiality of the health care information reported.

Effective Date: April 29, 1997